WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Supreme Court here last week refused to hear an appeal of a $300,000 racial discrimination decision against Wal-Mart Stores, Bentonville, Ark. Wal-Mart was ordered to pay the sum to Benjamin Guiliani, a Mexican-American man who said he was racially harassed as he worked cleaning parking lots at a Wal-Mart store in Augusta, Maine, in 1994. Wal-Mart's lawyers appealed the award on the basis that as an independent contractor Guiliani did not have the same right as ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

Why Register for FREE?

Salary Survey 2015

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give you INSTANT access to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’s FREE, easy and quick.  What are you waiting for! In addition you will also receive complimentary access to the SN salary survey data tables.

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)

Attention Paid Print Subscribers:  While you have already been granted free access to SN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.